I had almost forgotten that when the husband and I went down to watch the bonfire for Sankt Hans Aften at the Århus Boat Harbour, I had taken a few little videos of the fire with my very dodgy old digital camera.
Unfortunately, this dodgy old camera refuses to record sound and the picture quality is really trashy, but for now it suffices. The fact that it does not record sound though means that I get to be a little creative and add my own.
Thanks to some great open source sound mixing software called Audacity, and to a fantastic website called Freesound.org, (a huge collection of Creative Commons licensed sound and music samples), I was able to come up with something slightly realistic and ethereal to add to my little silent movie.
To learn more about Sankt Hans Aften, I found this little explanation to be quite insightful: